Jussi Jokinen stays with Hurricanes
RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Carolina Hurricanes re-signed forward Jussi Jokinen on Thursday to a three-year contract worth $9 million.
The team announced the deal one day before Jokinen was due to become an unrestricted free agent.
Jokinen, 28, will make $3 million a year through 2013-14. He made $1.9 million last season, when he had 52 points in 70 games. He is regarded as the team's specialist in the shootout.
"Jussi is a player who fit in with our team from day one in all ...
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